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Randa Almushcab

Environmental Management


Seeking opportunities to pursue my interest in sustainable approaches within professional organisations 

Work History

Mar 2016Jul 2016

Sustainability Planning Projects Officer

Whittlesea City Council

  • Background reports & community consultation planning and implementation
  • Project brief and Action plan (Sustainability Planning Communications Plan, Climate Change Adaptation Strategy)
  • Environmental Indicators Report (Data collection and interpretation)
Jan 2011Oct 2015

Retail/Customer Service

Real Foods Vegetarian Café       (RMIT University)                     March 2015 - Oct 2015

Savers The Recycle Superstore (3082)                                       Jan 2011 - Dec 2014



Masters of International, Urban and Environmental Management

RMIT University
  • Critique/understanding of state legislation and policy in Victoria/international
  • Innovation in sustainability (rural, urban, developed/developing contexts)
  • Research in NRM, Post Disaster management, Climate Change, Community engagement
  • Strategic planning, Statutory Planning (Victorian system)
  • Minor Thesis (Disaster Management in Nepal)

Bachelors of Communications

La Trobe University
  • Various platforms of communication (podcasts, film, editorials, articles, project reports, scripts, social media)
  • HTML, InDesign, Microsoft Office
  • Marketing
  • Research and engagement (qualitative/quantitative data, methodologies)

Sr High School Certificate

Mill Park Secondary College
  • Biology, Psychology, History, Literature, English and Further Mathematics

Volunteer Work

Feb 2016May 2016

EIANZ SECC Sub-committee Member

  • Assisting in the management and planning of events and workshops under the EIANZ organisation
Dec 2014Jan 2015

Teaching English

International Volunteer Headquarters
  • English teacher English in Ubud, Bali
  •  A rewarding experience which allowed me to gain experience in cultural diversity, organisational skills and creative thinking
Jun 2013Nov 2013

Digital Communications Intern

Melbourne Web Series Festival
  • Connecting with various stakeholders across social media platforms
  • Liaising with applicants
  • Distributing emails and interviewing applicants


Written and Communication
  • Research reports, budget proposals, literature reviews, NGO based project plans
  • Past experience has involved liaising with entrepreneurs for 'the Big Idea' - a social enterprise planning competition between students at participating universities
Computer Applications
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office (certification)
  • Academic Databases/Research
Interpersonal Skills
  • Ability to network with diverse range of stakeholders
  • Positive, friendly and energetic approach
  • Extremely reliable and professional
Data Analysis/Research
  • Qualitative & Quantitative Data Analysist (Conducting focus groups in local govt. to assess perceptions/attitudes of sustainability)
  • Gathering demographics, geographical and economic data relevant to the City of Whittlesea for the Climate Change Adaptation Plan
  • Analysing data for Sustainability Planning KPI's in City of Whittlesea (comparing data to measurable & creating graphical visuals for the report)
Event Management
  • City of Whittlesea (World Environment Day, Community Festival)
  • Internal Clothes Swap - City of Whittlesea (Liasing with staff from various Departments, providing a donation source Rags2Riches, engaging with students from Northern School of Autism to assist in the setup)


Arabic: Intermediate Level (speaking, writing, reading)

French: Beginner Level (speaking, writing, reading)